What is Reciprocity? Section 47 of Advocates Act, 1961
(1) Where any country, specified by the Central
Government in this behalf by notification in the
official Gazette, prevents citizens of India from
practicing the profession of law or subjects them to
unfair discrimination in that country, no subject of
any such country shall be entitled to practice the
profession of law in India.
(2) Subject to the provisions of sub section (1), the Bar Council of India may prescribe the conditions, if any, subject to which foreign qualification in law obtained by persons other than citizens of India shall be recognized for the purpose of admission as an advocate under this Act.
Section 46 - Payment of part of enrolment fees to the Bar Council of India